The Best Dining Room Table EVER

The Best Dining Room Table EVER

I’m excited to share with you the best dining room table EVER. It is in the MOST BEAUTIFUL, MOST FANCIFUL, MOST FUNCTIONAL room in the House Beautiful Whole Home Concept House that I toured last week! Let me show you all the yummy bits of Chenalt James’...
Top 5 Design Trends – House Beautiful Whole Home Concept House

Top 5 Design Trends – House Beautiful Whole Home Concept House

This week I was invited to attend an invite-only media preview of the 2019 House Beautiful Whole Home Concept House, which is featured in the November issue of the magazine. These kind of showhouses are so inspirational, and I’m dying to share the top trends I...
Last Minute Shopping:  My 10 Favorite Design Books and Magazines

Last Minute Shopping: My 10 Favorite Design Books and Magazines

If you are like me, you are tripping over yourself trying to finish up your shopping for the holidays.  I’m hoping that I can give you just a little more help before your time runs out!  Over the last few years, I have appreciated how easy it is to order gift...

America’s Favorite Paint Colors

Have you noticed lately that all the big shelter magazines are flooded with content about COLOR?  Specifically, PAINT COLOR.  The latest issue of House Beautiful featured a survey that asked thousands of readers and several hundred interior designers and design...

House Beautiful’s Top Kitchen Design Mistakes

I recently read House Beautiful’s Biggest Kitchen Design Mistakes, and for the most part I agree with their list! Joan Schlinder One that made the list was not taking your cabinets to the ceiling.  Leaving a space above the cabinetry typically results  in a...